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Falling in Love with Someone Who Isn’t There

My boyfriend was across the Atlantic. My PhD subject was dead. But through their words, I formed deep attachments to both.

Nell Stevens
Aug 6, 2018 · 8 min read
Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash

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Falling in love with someone who isn’t there takes dedication and imagination.

Reality was the disappointing twin of what I imagined and hoped and longed for.

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